Doney Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): variant of Donat.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Done, Dowey, Dobey, Doten, Honey, Coney, Dorey, Loney, Toney, Dover

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Doney Family Origin

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Doney Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Doney occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Doney's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doney. A less common occupation for the Doney family was Farm Laborer.

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Doney Historical Records

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Doney Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Doney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Doney in 1944 was 25, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doney

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